Top 10 photos of the week: 2016-01-28

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10. Kris Meeke, Paul Nagle, Citroën DS3 WRC, Citroën World Rally Team

10. Kris Meeke, Paul Nagle, Citroën DS3 WRC, Citroën World Rally Team
1/10

The quiet of the lower Alps is shattered by rally cars.

9. Thierry Neuville, Nicolas Gilsoul, Hyundai i20 WRC, Hyundai Motorsport

9. Thierry Neuville, Nicolas Gilsoul, Hyundai i20 WRC, Hyundai Motorsport
2/10

Stunning vantage point.

8. Teemu Suninen and Mikko Markkula, Skoda Fabia R5

8. Teemu Suninen and Mikko Markkula, Skoda Fabia R5
3/10

No people, but cows are likely.

7. Jari-Matti Latvala, Miikka Anttila, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport

7. Jari-Matti Latvala, Miikka Anttila, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
4/10

How's this for a panoramic view of the Alps? With a VW Polo to boot?

6. Daniel Sordo, Marc Marti, Hyundai i20 WRC, Hyundai Motorsport

6. Daniel Sordo, Marc Marti, Hyundai i20 WRC, Hyundai Motorsport
5/10

Those heli pilots are gods. Really.

5. Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport

5. Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
6/10

The effort put forth by the rally photographers lighting these scenes with strobes. A+. You can even see Ogier's face and expression.

4. Sébastien Ogier, Julien Ingrassia, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport

4. Sébastien Ogier, Julien Ingrassia, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
7/10

We're not even sure how this was done. How do you light an entire ravine?

3. The famous and treacherous roads around the Monte Carlo area

3. The famous and treacherous roads around the Monte Carlo area
8/10

We could easily frame this and hang it in our living room as art.

2. Daniel Sordo, Marc Marti, Hyundai i20 WRC, Hyundai Motorsport

2. Daniel Sordo, Marc Marti, Hyundai i20 WRC, Hyundai Motorsport
9/10

As close to perfect as you can get. Low angle, helicopter, fans, sun flare. Spot on.

1. Jari-Matti Latvala, Miikka Anttila, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport crashes

1. Jari-Matti Latvala, Miikka Anttila, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport crashes
10/10

This week's winner is a reader contributed photo. It's the now infamous moment Latvala impacted a ditch, seconds before running over a spectator.

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Series General
Drivers Kris Meeke , Jari-Matti Latvala , Daniel Sordo , Sébastien Ogier
Teams Volkswagen Motorsport , Hyundai Motorsport , Citroën World Rally Team
Article type Top List